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Amazon Web Services Offers Private Cloud Platform for Intelligence Agencies

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 22, 2016 — Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) has launched a private cloud computing platform and marketplace specifically to support the Intelligence Community’s software procurement and deployment requirements, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. AWS Chief Evangelist Jeff Barr wrote in a blog post published Monday that the AWS marketplace works …

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IBM Vet Jennifer Chronis Joins Amazon Web Services to Lead DoD Business

Jennifer Chronis, a former vice president in IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) federal business and 15-year “Big Blue” veteran, has joined cloud computing services contractor Amazon Web Services as general manager for the Defense Department market, AWS has confirmed to GovCon Wire. Chronis will oversee accounts related to the four U.S. service branches and all DoD organizations …

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Justice Dept, GAO Task InfoReliance to Deploy Amazon Web Services IaaS, PaaS

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2016 — InfoReliance, a reseller of Amazon Web Services‘ (Nasdaq: AMZN) cloud systems, will provide the latter’s infrastructure-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service platforms to the Justice Department and Government Accountability Office, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. DOJ and GAO will use the IaaS and PaaS services to support pre-production and production operations …

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Amazon Web Services to Support GPO Library System Migration to Cloud

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 16, 2016 — Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) will provide cloud services to facilitate the migration of the Government Publishing Office‘s Integrated Library System Web portals to the cloud, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. GPO said Thursday AWS’ cloud infrastructure will host GPO’s public-facing websites in compliance with the administration’s …

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Amazon Web Services Offers Tools for Analysis of Weather Radar Data on Cloud

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 25, 2016 — Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) has offered tools that work to support analysis of Next Generation Weather Radar data on the Amazon Simple Storage Service cloud platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Jan. 6 WeatherPipe and the Amazon Simple Notification Service aim to accelerate product development …

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Teresa Carlson: Amazon to Continue to Grow Public Sector Business

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 28, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on Amazon’s (Nasdaq: AMZN) cloud services division posting a 50 percent increase in first quarter revenue for the 2015 fiscal year compared to its Q1 2014 period. The Washington Post said Thursday the surge comes amidst Amazon Web Service’s increasingly active infrastructure …

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Commerce Department Enters Open Data Alliance with Amazon, Google, IBM, Microsoft, Open Cloud Consortium

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 22, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker has enlisted the industry’s help in the department’s mission to release its rich stores of weather, ocean, climate and water information to the general public, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The data alliance tasks Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) Web Services, Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) Cloud Platform, IBM, …

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Amazon, Microsoft Vet Paul Beda Joins Smartronix as Principal Cloud Architect

Paul Beda, formerly lead solutions architect and evangelist for Amazon Web Services‘ (NASDAQ: AMZN) worldwide public sector and GovCloud region, has joined Smartronix as principal cloud architect and strategist. He will aid in Smartronix’s effort to develop the CloudAssured product offerings, cloud managed services and cloud consulting services, Smartronix said …

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National Security & Intell Contractor Altamira Named Consulting Partner For Amazon Web Services

Altamira has attained consulting partner status on the Amazon Partner Network, Altamira announced Monday. The public designation puts the engineering and analytic services provider in the company of professional services firms including system integrators, strategic consultants and resellers that design, migrate or build Amazon Web Services-based solutions for clients. The …

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Report: Amazon Wins Potential $600M CIA Cloud Contract

Amazon Web Services (NASDAQ: AMZN) has won a potential 10-year $600 million contract to build a private cloud infrastructure for the CIA, according to Federal Computer Week. Frank Konkel reports the agency is acquiring the cloud infrastructure for big data in ways it could not under previous cloud contracts. Jeanne …

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